GWEN ASSINGER (NEE HOOPER)

December 6, 1937 – September 26, 2015

Born in Regina, SK and raised in Edgeley, SK, Gwen moved to Regina when she was 16 and resided there until 1980. She moved to Saskatoon where she worked at PrintWest Communications and then semi-retired and worked at Rothwell’s Ladies Wear. In 2007, she moved to Enderby, BC to share the rest of her life with Eli Smaha.

Gwen is survived by her daughter Shannon (Kevin) McCabe and grandchildren: Sean, Karli, and Chelsea; and her son Trent and grandchildren: Mitchell and Melissa. We will miss you.

We would like to thank the Vernon Cancer Centre as well as the doctors, surgeons & numerous staff that provided care to Gwen. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital (2101 32 Street, Vernon, BC V1T 5L2). No service will be held. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.MyAlternatives.ca

Cremation arrangements entrusted to

ALTERNATIVES FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES®

Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866


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